Senior Marketing Executive

Posted 27 February by Optima Recruitment

Senior Marketing Executive

Job Description:

  • Organise and allocate the Marketing Department’s workload among the Marketing Executives
  • Ensure all marketing and communication tasks are completed within budget and agreed timeframe
  • Identify shortfalls in product and process knowledge among Marketing team members
  • Recommend training and development as necessary
  • Develop and cross train Marketing team members in each other’s roles
  • Ensure that knowledge and skills are appropriately spread across the team
  • Carry out such work as may be normally required of the Marketing Executives in their absence
  • Assist, when required, the Senior Marketing Executive (Digital) in the department’s digital marketing activity
  • Manage the design, copy writing, proofing, production and distribution of all marketing materials
  • Ensure that the company’s websites are up to date, updating and amending as required
  • Ensure that the Marketing department delivers on its objective of proactively
  • Produce copy for both the web and offline communications
  • Assist the Head of Marketing in research and the interpretation of the needs of customers
  • Keep informed of industry news and legislation, as well as competitor activity
  • Identify market and competitive trends and react to opportunities and threats appropriately
  • Assist the Head of Marketing in the execution of PR activities as required
  • Assist in the organisation of onsite and offsite B2B & B2C exhibitions / workshops / seminars

Person Specification:

  • At least 5 GCSE’s grade A - C (minimum C grade in both Maths & English)
  • Ideally educated to A Level or equivalent
  • Background in financial services sector preferred
  • Experience of working within a regulated industry essential
  • Previous experience at Senior Marketing Executive level or equivalent
  • Extensive practical marketing experience covering literature, direct mail, email, websites, online advertising and social media
  • Line management experience
  • Experience of working with and briefing external suppliers
  • Experience of coordinating cross-channel marketing campaigns
  • Press/media handling experience
  • Copywriting: able to write clearly and concisely, varying writing tone and style with effective editing, proof-reading and strong grammar skills, with the ability to write engaging customer facing copy.

Additional Information:

  • Based in Epsom
  • Up to £40,000 (depending on experience)
  • Monday - Friday, 9am - 5:30pm
  • Pension scheme
  • BUPA membership
  • Concessionary mortgage facilities
  • Bonus scheme (dependent on business performance)
  • Professional study support
  • Active sports and social club membership

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Required skills

  • Marketing Department
  • Marketing Executive
  • Online Advertising

Reference: 34563379

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